Tag: pet health

5 Supplements Your Pet May Be Needing

We feed our cats and dogs the very best pet foods on the market, yet many pets still suffer from common, recurring health ailments such as constipation, diarrhea and other digestive disorders, urinary tract issues, lackluster coats and dandruff in addition to less-than-stellar overall health. Why? Even healthy pet foods don’t include many of the […]

The Best of The Blog Q1 Roundup: Patrick Stewart Fosters Ginger the Rescue, A Sitter’s Tale & more

Where has the time gone? It feels like just yesterday we were playing fetch with snowballs and getting creative by coming up with fun ways to keep your pets healthy and fit on chillier days. Now that Spring has sprung, we’re having a blast exercising Fido and Figaro be it a sun-drenched hike or a […]

Can dogs eat apples? The health benefits of feeding fruit to your pets.

Fido’s been on his best behavior today. He was a team player during playtime with the neighbor’s dogs and never once tried to jump on the furniture in the house. Now it’s time to give Fido a yummy reward. You glance past the jar of treats — he’s been such a good boy that you want […]

The Telltale Signs of Feline Cognitive Dysfunction

One of the most common questions veterinarians receive about older pets is whether or not a symptom, behavior or physical change is normal. Because our pets can’t talk, solving these dilemmas requires a thorough review of the pet’s medical history, a veterinary examination and diagnostic tests. Many pet owners complain their senior cat is sluggish, […]

THE BIG CAT FOOD DECISION: Which is Best For Your Kitty?

When it comes to cat food, your favorite kitty is a connoisseur who demands the finest, right? With so many brands and flavors to choose from, how do you make the best choice for her health while catering to her discerning palate? Let’s go over some of the ways to make the tastiest decision and […]

The ABCs of Altering Pets: When and Why You Should Spay or Neuter

When considering whether to spay or neuter a dog, many people question the age at which it’s best to do so. While the short answer is that anytime is a good time to protect your pet’s health and help prevent pet overpopulation, the “right” time depends on a few factors. Before you schedule a snip, […]

6 Insanely Useful and Affordable Pet Care Tips

Looking for affordable care options for the health of your pet? Most pet parents are! From everyday dog and cat owners to foster pet parents, shelter workers and the kind souls who care for feral cats, low-cost affordable pet care solutions are a must-have. In addition to saving money, some of these solutions may entirely […]